Last modified on 16 June 2013, at 15:11

amexed

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EtymologyEdit

From the telegraph code AMEX, meaning "train cancelled", and -ed.

AdjectiveEdit

amexed (not comparable)

  1. (Australia, railfan slang) cancelled
    • 2001, "Ricky W", [CityRail] Calling all Drivers and Signallers (on newsgroup aus.rail)
      Do they still get express sets ex ncle to stop all stations Hornsby to Strathfield if there is a local amexed?
    • 2003, "Nathan", WT28 stuffed up? (on newsgroup aus.rail)
      Well something must be wrong with the Countrylink fleet cos yesterday SP.21 was amexed as well on the South line.